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      Sale 2464 | Lot 214
      Estimate: $20,000 - $30,000
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      • Sale 2464 Lot 214

        SMITH, JOHN. New England. Engraved folding map. 12 1/4x14 1/2 inches sheet size, ample margins with deckle edges top and bottom; skillfully closed tear into map from the binding point at left margin, original folds unflattened. London, 1616 (but circa 1635)

        Estimate $20,000 - 30,000

        "the foundation map of new england" (Burden). A very appealing example of the 9th state, issued in Gerard Mercator's Historia Mundi. Burden 187; McCorkle 614.1.

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